Press releases

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KMW set to modernise 101 German LEOPARD 2 main battle tanks

- Munich/Koblenz

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) has been awarded a contract to modernise 101 Leopard 2 A6 main battle tanks.


Norway procures LEGUAN bridge layers

- Munich/Oslo

The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) has signed on March 21, 2019 an agreement with Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for the procurement of six Leguan bridge layer systems on Leopard 2 chassis.

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Krauss-Maffei Wegmann supports the modernization of the Hungarian Army

- Munich

NATO and EU member state Hungary is modernizing its land forces and seeking a European alliance for its equipment.


LEGUAN – Bridge layers for Finland

- Munich/Tampere

The procurement authority of the Finnish Defence Forces (FDF) is modernising and expanding the Leguan bridge layer fleet.

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